Posts tagged ‘health’

January 28, 2012

7 Reasons to Feel Good About Not Feeling Good.

Like This!

Let me start by saying I don’t feel well. I’m sick. Not an on-my-deathbed kind of sick. No fever, wheezing, vomiting or

read more »

January 10, 2012

The Story of Bridget: A Child With a Rare, Fatal Disease.

Like This!

Hoping and Praying for the Future

Kennicott3870F-HighRes

Bridget with her mom, Sara. Photo: “Portraits by Thomas Balsamo”

Sara Kennicott helped my son, Ethan, as a reading teacher at his elementary school. This is the story of her little girl, Bridget. I hope you’ll read and share it.

Bridget is a beautiful little girl who came into our lives on November 11, 2004. She had so much spirit from the earliest moments as she arrived 3 weeks early winning the affection

read more »

January 3, 2012

To Run or Not To Run? 7 Excuses.

Like This!

Photo by RXAphotos

Whether you believe you can or believe you can’t, you’re probably right. ~ Henry Ford

There should be no question. The fact is this: I can run. But…

7 excuses not to run. Bonus: Includes counter-excuses.

Note: I don’t own a treadmill or belong to a ‘club’, so running outside is my only option.

  1. It’s cold (today’s excuse). I’ve checked the weather no less than 15 times  today. It’s 25 degrees and feels like 16. That’s damn cold. Counter excuse: So the f**k what? I have
    read more »

October 10, 2011

How I Could Die.

Like This!

credit: khf118 via flickr.com

Fortunately, that is not a photo of me.

But I imagine I would resemble that once dead. Except my hair would be curly. Possibly frizzy, depending on the day. And my teeth are in better shape. My neck might not look that smooth, either.

Anyway. Back to how I could die. Simple. Start a day

read more »